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Milwaukee County Sheriff’s deputy shot overnight, suspect still at large

WISC-TV/Channel3000MILWAUKEE – A Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office deputy was shot multiple times after a traffic stop turned into a foot chase on the city’s west side near 64th and Adler streets Wednesday morning. According to a tweet from the sheriff’s office, the deputy was conscious and being treated for his injuries around 3:30 a.m. WDJT in Milwaukee reported Wednesday morning…

Man who left car running while shoveling has it stolen at gunpoint, Beloit police say

File photoBELOIT, Wis. — Police in Beloit are investigating after a person had their car stolen at gunpoint Monday evening, the city’s police department said. The robbery happened around 5:45 p.m. in the 600 block of Moore Street.  Police said the victim had left his 2011 Cadillac CTS running with the keys inside while he shoveled nearby. While he…

Test your home for radon, it could safe your life UW experts say

MADISON, Wis. — Experts at the UW Carbone Cancer Center say you should test for radon inside your house. Radon exposure is the second-leading cause of lung cancer in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society. Smoking is the leading cause. “When we find ways to prevent cancer, we jump at those chances,” oncologist Dr. Toby Campbell said….